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Contents
1Important
2
Safety2
2 Your FM/DAB+ clock radio
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Introduction3
What's in the box
3
Overview of the clock radio
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3 Get started
Prepare FM/DAB+ antenna
Connect power
Set clock
Turn on
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4 Listen to DAB+ radio
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Tune to DAB+ radio stations
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Store DAB+ radio stations automatically 7
Store DAB+ radio stations manually
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Select a preset DAB+ radio station
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Use DAB+ menu
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Show DAB+ information
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5 Listen to FM radio
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6 Use system menu
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Tune to FM radio stations
Store FM radio stations automatically
Store FM radio stations manually
Select a preset FM radio station
Use FM menu
Show RDS information
Set time and sync time
Reset all the settings
Know the software version
Update software
7 Other features
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8 Product information
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9Troubleshooting
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10Notice
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Set alarm timer
Set sleep timer
Listen to an external device
Charge your device
Adjust volume
Adjust display brightness
Specifications
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1Important
Safety
•
Where the MAINS plug or an appliance
coupler is used as the disconnect device,
the disconnect device shall remain readily
operable.
Note
•• The type plate is located on the bottom of the
apparatus.
Warning
•• Never remove the casing of this clock radio.
•• Never lubricate any part of this clock radio.
•• Never place this clock radio on other electrical
equipment.
•• Keep this clock radio away from direct sunlight, naked
flames or heat.
•• Make sure that you always have easy access to the
power cord, plug or adaptor to disconnect the clock
radio from the power.
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Read and follow these instructions.
Make sure that there is enough free space
around the product for ventilation.
Protect the power cord from being
walked on or pinched, particularly at plugs,
convenience receptacles, and the point
where they exit from the clock radio.
Refer all servicing to qualified service
personnel. Servicing is required when
the clock radio has been damaged in any
way, such as power-supply cord or plug
is damaged, liquid has been spilled or
objects have fallen into the clock radio, the
clock radio has been exposed to rain or
moisture, does not operate normally, or
has been dropped.
Only use attachments/accessories specified
by the manufacturer.
Unplug this clock radio during lightning
storms or when unused for long periods
of time.
The clock radio shall not be exposed to
dripping or splashing.
Do not place any sources of danger on the
clock radio (e.g. liquid filled objects, lighted
candles).
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2 Your FM/DAB+
clock radio
Congratulations on your purchase, and
welcome to Philips! To fully benefit from the
support that Philips offers, register your product
at www.philips.com/welcome.
Introduction
With this clock radio, you can:
• listen to FM and Digital Audio Broadcasting
(DAB+) radio;
• enjoy audio from external devices;
• know the time; and
• set two alarms.
What's in the box
Check and identify the contents of your
package:
• Clock radio
• Short User Manual
• Safety & notice leaflet
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Overview of the clock radio
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j h
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• Set Alarm 1 or Alarm 2.
• View alarm settings.
• Activate or deactivate alarm timer.
b SOURCE
• Select a source: DAB Mode, FM Mode,
or AUDIO IN.
c
• Turn on the radio.
• Switch to standby mode.
d SNOOZE/BRIGHTNESS
• Snooze the alarm.
• Adjust display brightness.
e PROG/SET TIME
• Program the sequence of the radio
stations.
• Set time.
f SELECT/SCAN
• Scan and store radio stations
automatically.
• Confirm a selection.
g
• Set sleep timer.
h + PRESET/ MIN • Adjust minute.
• Select preset radio stations.
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i INFO/MENU
• In DAB+ or FM mode, press and hold
to enter DAB+ or FM menu.
• In DAB+ mode, press to display DAB+
station information.
• In FM mode, press to display RDS
station information.
j + TUNING/ HR • Adjust hour.
• Tune to radio stations.
• Navigate through DAB+ station list.
• Navigate through FM/DAB+ menu.
k Display panel
• Show current status.
l VOL knob
• Adjust volume.
m Antenna
• Improve radio reception.
n Power cord
• Connect AC power.
o USB socket
• Charge your mobile devices.
p AUDIO IN
• Connect an external audio device.
3 Get started
Always follow the instructions in this chapter in
sequence.
Prepare FM/DAB+ antenna
For better reception, fully extend and adjust the
position of the FM/DAB+ antenna.
Set clock
Note
•• You can only set time in standby mode.
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Note
•• To prevent interference, position the antenna as far as
possible from any other radiation sources.
Connect power
Caution
•• Risk of product damage! Make sure that the power
voltage corresponds to the voltage printed on the back
or underside of the clock radio.
•• Risk of electric shock! When you unplug the AC plug,
always pull the plug from the socket. Never pull the
cord.
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Press and hold SET TIME for two seconds
to activate clock setting mode.
»» The hour and minute digits blink.
Press + TUNING/ HR - to set hour.
Press + PRESET/ MIN - to set minute.
Press SET TIME to confirm.
Press + TUNING/ HR - to set 12/24 hour
format.
Press SET TIME to confirm.
»» [Time Saved] (time saved) is displayed.
Tip
•• When the radio is idle for 10 seconds, it exits clock
setting mode automatically.
•• In FM/DAB+ mode, you can enter the "System" menu
to set time synchronization (see "Use system menu" >
"Set time and sync time").
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Turn on
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Press to turn on the radio.
»» The clock radio switches to the last
selected source.
»» For first-time use, the radio shows a
welcome message and switches to
DAB mode to start automatic scanning
for available DAB+ stations.
Switch to standby mode
•
Press again.
»» [Standby] (standby) is displayed.
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4 Listen to DAB+
radio
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In DAB+ mode, press and hold SCAN for
two seconds.
»» The radio stores all available DAB+
radio stations automatically.
»» After full scan, the first available station
is broadcast.
Tune to DAB+ radio stations
Tip
Store DAB+ radio stations
manually
•• Position the antenna as far as possible from any
Note
electrical appliances.
•• For better reception, fully extend and adjust the
position of the antenna.
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Press SOURCE repeatedly to select DAB
mode.
»» [Scanning] (scanning) is displayed.
»» The radio stores all DAB+ radio
stations automatically, and then
broadcasts the first available station.
»» The station list is memorized in the
radio. Next time when you turn on the
radio, the station scan does not take
place.
»» If no DAB+ station is found, [No DAB
Station] (no DAB station) is displayed.
To tune to a station from the available station
list:
• In DAB mode, press + TUNING/ HR
- repeatedly to navigate through the
available DAB+ stations.
Store DAB+ radio stations
automatically
Tip
•• New stations and services will be added in the DAB+
broadcast. To make new DAB+ stations and services
available, perform full scan regularly.
•• You can store a maximum of 20 DAB+ radio stations.
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Tune to a DAB+ radio station.
Press PROG to activate programming
mode.
Press + TUNING/ HR - to select a
number.
Press PROG to confirm.
Repeat steps 1 to 4 to store other DAB+
stations.
Note
•• To remove a preset DAB+ radio station, store another
station in its place.
Select a preset DAB+ radio
station
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In DAB+ mode, press + PRESET/ MIN repeatedly to select a preset radio station.
Use DAB+ menu
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In DAB+ mode, press and hold MENU for
two seconds to access DAB+ menu.
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Press + TUNING/ HR - to scroll through
the menu options:
• [Full scan] (full scan): scan and store all
the available DAB+ radio stations.
• [Manual tune] (manual tune): tune to
a specific channel/frequency manually
and add it to the station list.
• [DRC] (Dynamic Range Compression):
compress the dynamic range of a radio
signal.
• [Prune] (Prune): remove all the invalid
stations from the station list.
• [System] (System): adjust system
settings (see the Chapter "Use system
menu").
To select an option, press SELECT.
Repeat steps 2 to 3 if any sub-option is
available under one option.
[DRC]
• [DRC off] (DRC off): switch DRC off.
• [DRC high] (DRC high): switch DRC
on to the high level (the default option
recommended for noisy environment).
• [DRC low] (DRC low): switch
DRC on to the low level (the
option recommended for less noisy
environment).
[Prune]
• [No] (no): return to the previous
menu.
• [Yes] (yes): remove all the invalid
stations from the station list.
Note
•• If no button is pressed within 10 seconds, the menu
exits.
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Show DAB+ information
While listening to DAB+ radio, press INFO
repeatedly to scroll through the following
information (if available):
»» Station name
»» Dynamic Label Segment (DLS)
»» Program type (PTY)
»» Ensemble Name
»» Frequency
»» Signal error rate
»» Bit rate and audio status
»» Codec
5 Listen to FM
radio
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Tune to FM radio stations
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Tip
•• Position the antenna as far as possible from any
electrical appliances.
In FM tuner mode, tune to an FM radio
station.
Press PROG to enter programming mode.
»» The preset number begins to blink.
Press + TUNING/ HR - repeatedly to
select a number.
Press PROG to confirm.
Repeat steps 1 to 4 to store other stations.
Tip
•• To remove a pre-stored station, store another station
in its place.
•• For better reception, fully extend and adjust the
position of the antenna.
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Press SOURCE to select FM mode.
Press and hold + TUNING/ HR - for two
seconds.
»» The radio tunes to a station with
strong reception automatically.
Repeat step 2 to tune to more radio
stations.
To tune to a station manually:
• In FM tuner mode, press + TUNING/ HR
- repeatedly to select a frequency.
Store FM radio stations
automatically
•
In FM tuner mode, press and hold SCAN
for two seconds.
»» The radio stores all the available FM
radio stations, and then broadcasts the
first available station automatically.
Store FM radio stations
manually
Note
Select a preset FM radio
station
•
In FM tuner mode, press + PRESET/ MIN repeatedly to select a preset radio station.
Use FM menu
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In FM mode, press and hold MENU for
two seconds to access FM menu.
Press + TUNING/ HR - to scroll through
the menu options:
• [Scan setting]
• [System] (see the Chapter "Use
system menu")
To select an option, press SELECT.
Repeat steps 2 to 3 if any sub-option is
available under one option.
[Scan setting] (scan setting)
• [All stations] (all stations): scan all the
available FM radio stations.
• [Strong stations only] (strong stations
only): scan FM radio stations with
strong signals only.
•• You can store a maximum of 20 FM radio stations.
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Show RDS information
RDS (Radio Data System) is a service
that allows FM stations to show additional
information.
If you listen to an FM station with RDS signal, an
RDS icon and the station name are displayed.
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Tune to an RDS station.
Press INFO repeatedly to scroll through
the following information (if available):
»» Station name
»» Radio text messages
»» Frequency
»» Time and date
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6 Use system
menu
Use the system menus to
• set time and hour format;
• set time synchronization;
• check the software version of this radio;
• update software if necessary; and
• reset the radio to factory default status.
Set time and sync time
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In DAB/FM mode, press and hold MENU
for two seconds.
Press + TUNING/ HR - until [System]
(system) is displayed.
Press SELECT to confirm.
»» [TIME] (time) is displayed.
Press SELECT again.
»» [Set Time] is displayed.
Repeat steps 2 to 3 to select an option or
sub-option (if available).
Options
[Set Time]
[Set 12/24
hour]
Sub-option
[Set 12 hour]
[Set 24 hour]
[Auto time
sync]
[No time
sync]
[Update from
Any]
[Update from
FM]
[Update
from DAB]
Function
Set time.
Display time in
12-hour format.
Display time in
24-hour format.
Deactivate time
synchronization.
Synchronize time
with any available
radio stations.
Synchronize time
with FM (RDS)
stations.
Synchronize
time with DAB+
stations.
Reset all the settings
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2
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Enter the system menu.
Press + TUNING/ HR - repeatedly to
select [Factory Reset] (factory reset).
Press SELECT to confirm.
Press + TUNING/ HR - to select an
option.
• [No]: Return to the previous menu.
• [Yes]: Reset the radio to factory
default status.
Press SELECT again to confirm.
Know the software version
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Enter the system menu.
Press + TUNING/ HR - to select [SW
version] (software version).
Press SELECT to confirm.
»» The software version of the radio is
displayed.
Update software
If you want to update the software, contact
WOOX Innovations for help. It is not
recommended to upgrade by yourself.
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7 Other features
»» If the alarm timer is deactivated,
[Alarm 1:Off] or [Alarm 2:Off] is
displayed.
• To stop the alarm, press the
corresponding or .
»» The alarm repeats ringing for the next
day.
Set alarm timer
Snooze the alarm
Set alarm
You can set two alarms to ring at different time.
•
When alarm sounds, press SNOOZE.
»» The alarm snoozes and repeats ringing
nine minutes later.
Note
•• Make sure that the clock is set correctly.
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3
4
5
In standby mode, press and hold /
for two seconds to activate alarm setting
mode.
»» The hour and minute digits and /
begin to blink.
Set sleep timer
This radio can switch to standby mode
automatically after a preset period.
• Press
repeatedly to select the sleep
timer period (in minutes).
Press + TUNING/ HR - to set the hour.
Press + PRESET/ MIN - to set the minute.
Press
/
to confirm.
Press + TUNING/ HR - to select an alarm
source: buzzer, DAB, or FM.
• If you select buzzer as alarm source,
press / once to confirm the
setting.
• If you select DAB or FM as alarm
source, press / twice to confirm
the setting.
Tip
•• When alarm sounds, volume increases gradually. You
cannot adjust the alarm volume manually.
Activate/deactivate alarm timer
•
Press or repeatedly to activate or
deactivate the alarm timer.
»» If the alarm timer is activated, [Alarm
1:On] or [Alarm 2:On] is displayed.
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»» When the sleep timer is activated,
appears.
To deactivate the sleep timer:
• Press
repeatedly until [Sleep off] (sleep
off) is displayed.
Listen to an external device
•
With this product, you can also listen to an
external audio device such as an MP3 player.
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2
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Use a USB cable (not supplied) to connect
your device with the clock radio.
»» Once the device is recognized, the
charging starts.
Connect an audio input cable (not
supplied) with a 3.5 mm connector on
both ends to
• the AUDIO IN socket on this radio,
and
• the headphone socket on the external
device.
Press SOURCE repeatedly to select the
AUDIO IN mode.
Play audio on the external device (refer to
its user manual).
Adjust volume
•
Rotate the VOL knob to increase or
decrease the volume level.
Adjust display brightness
•
Press BRIGHTNESS repeatedly to select
different brightness levels.
Charge your device
With this radio, you can charge your external
devices, such as your cell phone, MP3 player or
other mobile devices.
Note
•• The maximum current for USB charging is 1A.
•• Charging all devices with this product is not guaranteed.
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8Product
information
Note
•• Product information is subject to change without prior
notice.
Specifications
Amplifier
Total Output Power
2W
Tuner
Tuning Range (FM)
Tuning Range (DAB+)
Tuning Grid
- Mono, 26dB S/N Ratio
- Stereo, 46dB S/N Ratio
Search Selectivity
Total Harmonic Distortion
Signal to Noise Ratio
87.5 - 108 MHz
174.928 239.200 MHz
50 KHz
<22 dBf
<43 dBf
<28 dBf
<2 %
>55 dB
USB
Charging Support
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General information
AC Power
Operation Power
Consumption
Standby Power
Consumption
Dimensions - Main
Unit (W x H x D)
Weight - Main Unit
100-240V ~, 50/60
Hz
<10 W
<1 W
129 x 104 x 105 mm
0.6 kg
9Troubleshooting
Warning
•• Never remove the casing of this device.
To keep the warranty valid, never try to repair
the system yourself.
If you encounter problems when using this
device, check the following points before
requesting service. If the problem remains
unsolved, go to the Philips Web page (www.
philips.com/support). When you contact Philips,
make sure that the device is nearby and the
model number and serial number are available.
No power
•• Ensure that the AC power plug of the
clock radio is connected properly.
•• Ensure that there is power at the AC
outlet.
No sound
•• Adjust the volume.
No response from the clock radio
•• Disconnect and reconnect the AC power
plug, then turn on the clock radio again.
Poor radio reception
•• Keep the clock radio away from other
electronic devices to avoid radio
interference.
•• Fully extend and adjust the position of the
antenna.
•• In DAB mode, if the error rate is above 50,
the sound may be intermittent or muted.
Adjust the position of the antenna for
better reception.
•• When charging your devices or enjoying
audio from external devices, keep the
USB or AUDIO IN cable as far away as
possible from the antenna to avoid noise
interference.
Alarm does not work
•• Set the clock/alarm correctly.
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10Notice
Any changes or modifications made to this
device that are not expressly approved by
WOOX Innovations may void the user’s
authority to operate the equipment.
This product complies with the radio
interference requirements of the European
Community.
Disposal of your old product
Your product is designed and manufactured
with high quality materials and components,
which can be recycled and reused.
This symbol on a product means that the
product is covered by European Directive
2012/19/EU. Inform yourself about the local
separate collection system for electrical and
electronic products. Follow local rules and never
dispose of the product with normal household
waste. Correct disposal of old products
helps prevent negative consequences for the
environment and human health.
Environmental information
All unnecessary packaging has been omitted.
We have tried to make the packaging easy to
separate into three materials: cardboard (box),
polystyrene foam (buffer) and polyethylene
(bags, protective foam sheet.)
Your system consists of materials which can
be recycled and reused if disassembled by
a specialized company. Please observe the
local regulations regarding the disposal of
packaging materials, exhausted batteries and old
equipment.
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Specifications are subject to change without notice.
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